Breast Augmentation - Case 12Case ID: 0519
This 40 year-old woman has had five previous pregnancies of which three were carried to term. She nursed and lost volume from her pre-pregnancy volume. At 5' 6" and 140 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 23. She was wearing a 34 - A cup bra. On exam, she has an underwire chest wall circumference of 29" and a breast base diameter of 12.3 cm. She underwent a submammary (on top of the muscle) breast augmentation with 270 cc smooth, round, low profile gel implants through an inframammary based incisional approach. She is seen here some four months following that surgery, now wearing a 34 - D cup bra.